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Joints of pectoral girdle

Joints of pectoral girdle

The joints uniting the scapulae and clavicles to each other and the latter to the sternum forming the superior limb girdle; these are the acromioclavicular and the sternoclavicular joints.

Synonym: articulationes cinguli membri superioris, joints of superior limb girdle, juncturae cinguli membri superioris.


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Skeletal System (Joints w/ Girdles)

Are the Ball and Socket Joints, Hinge Joints, and Pivot Joints associated with the bones of the Pelvic Girdle and legs the same order for the Pectoral (shoulder) Girdle? I have exhausted Google and my book for ...

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